Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 46 97
Rank change year-on-year -17 +51 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 26 109 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.62% 5.59% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.57% 36.09% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 98 4
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £395 £383 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.27% -45.36% -
North East median daily rate £391 £400 £675
% change year-on-year -2.19% -40.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 148 302 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.90% 15.50% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 242 35
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £353 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.57% -25.79% +28.38%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £302
90th Percentile £646 £525 £550
North East median daily rate £413 £350 £481
% change year-on-year +17.86% -27.27% +30.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.00 £40.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.16% +34.17% -
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33% -

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IaaS in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 26 £395 +1.28% 2
IaaS
North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 25 (96.15%) SaaS
1 25 (96.15%) PaaS
2 24 (92.31%) Open Source
2 24 (92.31%) ITIL
3 23 (88.46%) Service Management
3 23 (88.46%) Change Management
3 23 (88.46%) Data Management
3 23 (88.46%) ITIL V3
4 22 (84.62%) ServiceNow
4 22 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (76.92%) VMS
6 18 (69.23%) Management Information System
7 17 (65.38%) Tivoli
7 17 (65.38%) Linux
8 16 (61.54%) Unix
8 16 (61.54%) Windows
8 16 (61.54%) AIX
8 16 (61.54%) HPUX
8 16 (61.54%) Solaris
8 16 (61.54%) Shell Script
8 16 (61.54%) HP
8 16 (61.54%) BMC
8 16 (61.54%) Red Hat
8 16 (61.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
9 15 (57.69%) PowerShell
9 15 (57.69%) Windows 2000 Server
10 14 (53.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 14 (53.85%) Tivoli Monitoring

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (96.15%) PaaS
1 25 (96.15%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Gitweb
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Analyst
2 11 (42.31%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Operational Support Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Operations Support Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.85%) Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Performance Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Mainframe Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Mainframe Support
8 1 (3.85%) MVS Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) ISPF
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) JSON
2 1 (3.85%) RESTful
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) XForms
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSD
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (69.23%) Management Information System
3 14 (53.85%) VSAM
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) VMS
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 16 (61.54%) AIX
3 16 (61.54%) HPUX
3 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (61.54%) Solaris
3 16 (61.54%) Unix
3 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 15 (57.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 14 (53.85%) MVS
6 13 (50.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) ITIL
1 24 (92.31%) Open Source
2 23 (88.46%) Change Management
2 23 (88.46%) Data Management
2 23 (88.46%) ITIL V3
2 23 (88.46%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
3 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Statistics
5 1 (3.85%) Content Management
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.85%) Proactive Management
5 1 (3.85%) Process Management
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Shell Script
2 15 (57.69%) PowerShell
3 14 (53.85%) C
3 14 (53.85%) JCL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 14 (53.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 14 (53.85%) RACF
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (65.38%) Tivoli
2 14 (53.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) ServiceNow
2 16 (61.54%) BMC
2 16 (61.54%) HP
2 16 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) OpenText
3 1 (3.85%) VMware